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Province, Federal Governments Share Highway 101 Expansion Costs

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

October 31, 2014 3:21 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Province, Federal Governments Share Highway 101 Expansion Costs
The Province of Nova Scotia and Government of Canada have agreed to share the cost of continuing Highway 101 as a controlled access highway from Digby to Marshalltown.

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

October 31, 2014 12:08 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Weekly Traffic Advisories
NEW WORK

New Skilled Trades Centre Opens at Cole Harbour High

Education and Early Childhood Development

October 31, 2014 11:53 AM

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--New Skilled Trades Centre Opens at Cole Harbour High
A new skilled trades centre will offer more hands-on learning and academic opportunities for students at Cole Harbour District High School.

New Accessible Format Library Collection Launches

Communities, Culture and Heritage

October 31, 2014 11:46 AM

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE--New Accessible Format Library Collection Launches
Nova Scotians with print disabilities, who are unable to read print materials, will now have access to a collection of downloadable audiobooks through the public libraries.

Executive Structure Announced for New Provincial Health Authority

Health and Wellness

October 31, 2014 11:27 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Executive Structure Announced for New Provincial Health Authority
A streamlined executive team to lead Nova Scotia's new health authority, beginning April 1, was announced today, Oct. 31.

Panuke Lake Harvest Review Panel Members Named

Natural Resources

October 31, 2014 11:14 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Panuke Lake Harvest Review Panel Members Named
Today, Oct. 31, government asked the Mersey Woodlands Advisory Committee to review a recent forest harvest near Lake Panuke, Hants Co.

Amendments to Railways Act Protect Businesses, Economic Opportunities

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

October 31, 2014 9:14 AM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Amendments to Railways Act Protect Businesses, Economic Opportunities
Government is amending the Railways Act to protect the rail link and future economic opportunities in Cape Breton and the province.

Deputy Minister Appointed

Executive Council

October 30, 2014 3:11 PM

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL--Deputy Minister Appointed
Kim MacNeil has been appointed deputy minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, and Agriculture.

Nova Scotia Plants eBook Launched

Communities, Culture and Heritage

October 30, 2014 2:18 PM

COMMUNITIES, CULTURE AND HERITAGE--Nova Scotia Plants eBook Launched
The Nova Scotia Museum launched a new eBook about Nova Scotia plants today, Oct. 30.

NSBI Announces 2013-14 Annual Results

Nova Scotia Business Inc.

October 30, 2014 1:20 PM

N.S. BUSINESS INC.--NSBI Announces 2013-14 Annual Results
Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) released its 12th annual report today, Oct. 30, covering the fiscal period from April 1, 2013, to March 31, 2014.

Proposed Invest Nova Scotia Board Announced

Economic and Rural Development and Tourism

October 30, 2014 1:16 PM

ECONOMIC/RURAL DEVELOPMENT/TOURISM--Proposed Invest Nova Scotia Board Announced
A group of Nova Scotians representing a blend of new ideas and business experience has been asked to lead the board of directors for the province's new economic development fund.

LeFrense v. IBM Canada Ltd. Board of Inquiry Continues

Human Rights Commission

October 30, 2014 1:06 PM

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--LeFrense v. IBM Canada Ltd. Board of Inquiry Continues
An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Roger LeFrense v. IBM Canada Ltd. will reconvene Monday, Nov. 3.

Publication du rapport du comité ministériel sur l'éducation

Education and Early Childhood Development

October 30, 2014 11:25 AM

ÉDUCATION ET DÉVELOPPEMENT DE LA PETITE ENFANCE--Publication du rapport du comité ministériel sur l'éducation
Le gouvernement provincial doit apporter des changements considérables à la façon dont l'éducation est offerte en Nouvelle-Écosse.

Minister's Panel on Education Releases Report

Education and Early Childhood Development

October 30, 2014 11:20 AM

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--Minister's Panel on Education Releases Report
The province is being challenged to make significant changes to the way education is delivered in Nova Scotia.

Final Step Cleared in Legalization of U-Vint, U-Brew in Nova Scotia

Finance and Treasury Board

October 29, 2014 2:28 PM

FINANCE/TREASURY BOARD--Final Step Cleared in Legalization of U-Vint, U-Brew in Nova Scotia
Government has approved regulations that officially provide U-Vints and U-Brews legal status in the province.

Time Falls Back on Nov. 2

Justice

October 29, 2014 1:41 PM

JUSTICE--Time Falls Back on Nov. 2
Nova Scotians will gain an extra hour of sleep Sunday, Nov. 2, when daylight savings time ends.

New Limitations Act Changes Time Limits to Sue

Justice

October 29, 2014 1:11 PM

JUSTICE--New Limitations Act Changes Time Limits to Sue
A new Limitations of Actions Act, introduced today, Oct. 29, will eliminate time limits for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence who want to file lawsuits. It will also set standard time limits for filing other civil lawsuits.

Cromwell vs. Leon's Hearing to Reconvene

Human Rights Commission

October 29, 2014 1:02 PM

N.S. HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--Cromwell vs. Leon's Hearing to Reconvene
The Nova Scotia Human Rights board of inquiry in the Cromwell v. Leon's Furniture Limited case will reconvene Friday, Oct. 31, to hear about the status of ordered cultural competency training.

Online Toolkit Supports Small Businesses

Economic and Rural Development and Tourism

October 29, 2014 11:43 AM

ECONOMIC/RURAL DEVELOPMENT/TOURISM--Online Toolkit Supports Small Businesses
Nova Scotia small businesses now have a place to learn about online technologies that can help them be more productive and grow.

Nurse Practitioners Able to Prescribe Monitored Drugs

Health and Wellness

October 29, 2014 10:22 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Nurse Practitioners Able to Prescribe Monitored Drugs
Starting Nov. 1, nurse practitioners in Nova Scotia can register with the Nova Scotia Prescription Monitoring Program, allowing them to prescribe monitored drugs to patients who need them.

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